Gates is a city located in Lauderdale County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 586, it is the 275th largest city in Tennessee and the 12642nd largest city in the United States . Gates is currently declining at a rate of -2.17% annually and its population has decreased by -9.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 647 in 2010. Gates reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Gates has a population density of 831 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gates is $39,657 with a poverty rate of 21.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $696 per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Gates is 32.2 years, 26.8 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.